Comcast Doubles Current PBS On Demand Content

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Comcast announced this week they would be doubling the amount of recently-aired PBS content available on demand through the Xfinity TV platform. This means more current episodes of shows such as Downton Abbey on Masterpiece, American Masters, and…

Comcast’s Xi4 STB will support 4k video

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Comcast says their up and coming Xi4 set-top-box will support 4k video on UHD TV sets. Movie titles will be limited at first, as with most 4k content, starting with titles made for IMAX and large screen…

Comcast Launches X1 Remote with Voice Control

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Comcast has officially launched a new remote with voice control for the Xfinity X1 platform. The stylish new remote allows users to to find networks, movies, TV shows, set DVR recordings, get recommendations, and navigate the Xfinity…

Comcast Xfinity Share App Allows Live Mobile-to-Mobile Video Streaming

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Comcast has announced a new feature for Xfinity TV customers on the X1 platform that allows real-time live streaming and sharing of video from smartphones using the Xfinity Share app. The technology utilizes the open Internet…

Comcast Reveals Current Top 20 TV Shows Watched On Demand

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Comcast has revealed the Top 20 television shows watched On Demand through the Xfinity TV platform. The show rankings are based on the total number of On Demand TV views within seven days of the original live…

Comcast’s TV Everywhere lineup surpasses 70 live channels

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Comcast announced they now offer over 70 live channel options through the Xfinity TV Go app, expanding the goal of offering TV Everywhere that most service providers are striving for. Newly added channels include AMC, BBC America,…

Comcast’s X1 Platform User Interface Gets Updates

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Comcast has made several improvements to the Xfinity X1 platform interface to improve user experience. One of the more visible changes can be found in the Sports Guide, were they’ve added “Browse By Sport” and “Events…

Comcast Xfinity UHD app brings 4k to Samsung TVs

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Comcast has launched a new app to deliver 4k Ultra HD content to Xfinity TV customers with compatible Samsung 4k TVs. Named “Xfinity in UHD,” the new app can be downloaded from the Xfinity SMART Hub,…

Comcast in-home live streaming added to several Northeast markets

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Comcast customers with Xfinity X1 DVR cloud technology in several new Northeastern markets can now access live TV programming on multiple devices throughout the home including tablets, smartphones and PCs. The new service areas include Connecticut, Western Massachusetts,…

Comcast reveals top On Demand shows watched on Xfinity TV

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Comcast has revealed the top On Demand television shows watched on Xfinity TV from November 30th through December 6th, 2014. At the top of the list is the AMC television series The Walking Dead, followed by FX’s American…

NBA offers 1 week of NBA League Pass with over 40 games

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Just in time for the start of the 2014/2015 season, the NBA today started offering TV subscribers a one week preview of NBA League Pass. During the first week, viewers will able to watch up to 40…

Comcast extends TV everywhere in Houston & San Francisco Bay Area

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Comcast customers in the San Francisco Bay Area and Houston markets now have live in-home streaming and X1 DVR with cloud technology via the Xfinity TV App for Android and iOS devices. For those who want…

Comcast Increases Internet Speeds in 4 Markets Including California

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Comcast has increased internet speeds across select markets in four states including California, Kansas, Missouri and Texas. To see the improvement immediately, customers can just restart their modems. If not, the upgrade will happen automatically over…

Bonus ‘Divergent’ app content available to Xfinity customers

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Lionsgate’s newly released app for the film Divergent offers over four hours of bonus and interactive content, but even more features for Comcast Xfinity customers who purchase the digital title through the Xfinity On Demand digital…

Showtime channels on preview this Mother’s Day weekend

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This Mother’s Day weekend you can get a preview of Showtime’s lineup of channels through most TV providers. The preview runs from Friday, May 9 through Monday, May 11. Providers that apparently are offering the preview…

Charter to expand in Comcast-Time Warner Cable Deal

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This morning Charter and Comcast announced a three-part deal that effectively expands Charter’s geographic footprint and adds approximately 3.9 million customers to their subscriber base. Back in February, Comcast announced its intention to purchase Time Warner Cable…

Comcast increases internet speeds in Northeast

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Comcast has increased internet speeds for Xfinity customers in their Northeast markets, bumping up both Blast and Extreme tiers to 105 Mbps and 150 Mbps, respectively. The increase for Xfinity Internet Blast subscribers more than doubles the speed from…

Comcast Xfinity TV offering all Game of Thrones episodes On Demand

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Missed a few past episodes of Game of Thrones? You still have some time to catch up. As part of Comcast’s Xfinity Watchathon week, the cable TV service provider is offering all previous episodes of Game of…

Comcast Xfinity Watchathon continues through Weekend

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If you’ve been working hard all week and missed the fact that Comcast has been offering free TV episodes On Demand all week, here’s a reminder the marathon runs through the weekend. The Xfinity Watchathon week…

MLB Extra Innings starts Opening Day with a Week Preview

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MLB is offering a preview of MLB Extra Innings this week starting today, March 31 and running through Sunday, April 6. The free preview comes just in time for today’s Opening Day games, for which 13…